Period
to 20 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Confluence skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Confluence over the 6 months to 20 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Confluence
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 105 134
Rank change year-on-year +19 +29 -12
Contract jobs citing Confluence 54 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.79% 0.27% 0.35%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.95% 1.80% 1.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 4 3
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £280 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +51.79% -37.78% +22.45%
10th Percentile £323 £230 £417
90th Percentile £552 £339 £472
Scotland median daily rate £400 £346 £450
% change year-on-year +15.52% -23.06% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

Confluence is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 452 333 574
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 14.95% 14.77% 20.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 198 315
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -1.32% +1.33%
10th Percentile £205 £243 £259
90th Percentile £556 £574 £538
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Edinburgh median hourly rate £23.59 £15.86 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.71% +32.17% -
10th Percentile £14.45 £15.04 £11.00
90th Percentile £32.72 £22.34 £13.00
Scotland median hourly rate £16.88 £17.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year -0.71% -55.56% +118.57%

Confluence
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Confluence as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Confluence in Edinburgh

Confluence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Confluence in Edinburgh.

Contractor daily rate trend for Confluence in Edinburgh

Confluence
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Confluence in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 20 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Confluence in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Confluence also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 52 (96.30%) JIRA
2 46 (85.19%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (38.89%) Java
4 19 (35.19%) Scrum
4 19 (35.19%) Banking
5 17 (31.48%) Oracle
6 16 (29.63%) Spring
6 16 (29.63%) Node.js
7 15 (27.78%) Finance
8 14 (25.93%) Hibernate
9 13 (24.07%) REST
10 12 (22.22%) Atlassian
10 12 (22.22%) DevOps
10 12 (22.22%) Microservices
11 11 (20.37%) Software Architecture
11 11 (20.37%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (18.52%) SOA
12 10 (18.52%) SQL
12 10 (18.52%) SOAP
12 10 (18.52%) Oracle Database
13 9 (16.67%) AngularJS
13 9 (16.67%) Test Automation
13 9 (16.67%) E-Commerce
13 9 (16.67%) JavaScript
14 8 (14.81%) HTML
14 8 (14.81%) XML
14 8 (14.81%) Kanban
14 8 (14.81%) jQuery
14 8 (14.81%) iPad
14 8 (14.81%) Oracle SOA Suite

Confluence
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (14.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 7 (12.96%) Tomcat
3 4 (7.41%) Apache
4 3 (5.56%) JBoss
4 3 (5.56%) WildFly
5 2 (3.70%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (3.70%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.85%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.70%) Office 365
2 1 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.85%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.70%) DHCP
1 2 (3.70%) Internet
1 2 (3.70%) Skype
1 2 (3.70%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.85%) Cisco IPT
2 1 (1.85%) DNS
2 1 (1.85%) Firewall
2 1 (1.85%) IP Telephony
2 1 (1.85%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.52%) Oracle Database
2 4 (7.41%) MongoDB
2 4 (7.41%) MySQL
2 4 (7.41%) NoSQL
2 4 (7.41%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (5.56%) Big Data
3 3 (5.56%) Hadoop
3 3 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (3.70%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.85%) DB2
Development Applications
1 52 (96.30%) JIRA
2 8 (14.81%) Artifactory
3 7 (12.96%) TeamCity
4 6 (11.11%) Git (software)
4 6 (11.11%) Maven
5 5 (9.26%) Bitbucket
6 4 (7.41%) Ant
6 4 (7.41%) Selenium
7 3 (5.56%) Cucumber
7 3 (5.56%) JBehave
7 3 (5.56%) Jenkins
7 3 (5.56%) JMeter
7 3 (5.56%) JUnit
7 3 (5.56%) Subversion
8 2 (3.70%) IBM UrbanCode
8 2 (3.70%) SoapUI
8 2 (3.70%) Zephyr
9 1 (1.85%) Eclipse
9 1 (1.85%) FishEye
9 1 (1.85%) JIRA Agile
General
1 19 (35.19%) Banking
2 15 (27.78%) Finance
3 4 (7.41%) Retail Banking
4 3 (5.56%) Retail
5 2 (3.70%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.85%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.85%) Digital Economy
6 1 (1.85%) Games
6 1 (1.85%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (24.07%) Analyst
1 13 (24.07%) Developer
2 10 (18.52%) Business Analyst
3 7 (12.96%) Scrum Master
4 6 (11.11%) Architect
5 5 (9.26%) Java Developer
5 5 (9.26%) JIRA Developer
6 4 (7.41%) Agile Business Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) Java Architect
6 4 (7.41%) Software Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Big Data Architect
7 3 (5.56%) Data Architect
7 3 (5.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (5.56%) Java Technical Architect
7 3 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.56%) Technical Architect
7 3 (5.56%) Technical Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.56%) UI Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Web Architect
7 3 (5.56%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (29.63%) Node.js
1 16 (29.63%) Spring
2 14 (25.93%) Hibernate
3 13 (24.07%) REST
4 10 (18.52%) SOAP
5 9 (16.67%) AngularJS
6 8 (14.81%) HTML
6 8 (14.81%) jQuery
6 8 (14.81%) React
6 8 (14.81%) XML
7 7 (12.96%) CSS
7 7 (12.96%) CSS3
7 7 (12.96%) HTML5
7 7 (12.96%) Middleware
7 7 (12.96%) Redux
7 7 (12.96%) Spring Boot
8 6 (11.11%) J2EE
9 5 (9.26%) JPA
9 5 (9.26%) JSON
10 4 (7.41%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.81%) iPad
2 7 (12.96%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (9.26%) Wiki
4 4 (7.41%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.56%) User Experience
6 2 (3.70%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (3.70%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.85%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.85%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.26%) Windows
1 5 (9.26%) Windows Server
2 4 (7.41%) Unix
3 3 (5.56%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (3.70%) Linux
5 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.85%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.85%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (85.19%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (35.19%) Scrum
3 12 (22.22%) DevOps
3 12 (22.22%) Microservices
4 11 (20.37%) Software Architecture
4 11 (20.37%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (18.52%) SOA
6 9 (16.67%) E-Commerce
6 9 (16.67%) Test Automation
7 8 (14.81%) Kanban
8 7 (12.96%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
8 7 (12.96%) Project Management
8 7 (12.96%) Requirements Analysis
8 7 (12.96%) SOLID
8 7 (12.96%) Unit Testing
8 7 (12.96%) Web Development
9 6 (11.11%) User Stories
10 5 (9.26%) Identity Access Management
10 5 (9.26%) Open Source
10 5 (9.26%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 21 (38.89%) Java
2 10 (18.52%) SQL
3 9 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 4 (7.41%) C#
4 4 (7.41%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.85%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (3.70%) Degree
1 2 (3.70%) MBA
2 1 (1.85%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) QA
2 2 (3.70%) Actionable Recommendations
2 2 (3.70%) PSD2
System Software
1 2 (3.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (1.85%) XenApp
2 1 (1.85%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (9.26%) SCCM
2 4 (7.41%) Puppet
3 3 (5.56%) Packer
3 3 (5.56%) Terraform
4 1 (1.85%) Ansible
4 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.85%) PingFederate
4 1 (1.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (1.85%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 17 (31.48%) Oracle
2 12 (22.22%) Atlassian
3 3 (5.56%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.70%) Charles River
4 2 (3.70%) Citrix
4 2 (3.70%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.85%) CA
5 1 (1.85%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (1.85%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.85%) Cisco
5 1 (1.85%) CyberArk
5 1 (1.85%) Facebook
5 1 (1.85%) IBM
5 1 (1.85%) Pega
5 1 (1.85%) Ping Identity
5 1 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.85%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.85%) Splunk
5 1 (1.85%) Symantec
5 1 (1.85%) Varonis